Making Furniture Interactive

October 15, 2007

Assignment: Automaton

Filed under: Exercise 5: Mechanical Movement,Ronit Slyper — Ronit @ 11:02 am

I built a frustrated coder, inspired by the coding animation on my homepage.

It looks like this:view.JPG and for size reference: size.JPG. Truly a wooden monstrosity, but it was my first time in the woodshop. And the mechanism: cam.jpg. The two outside hands (levers) type rapidly when the dowel is turned; the head rises then eventually thumps against the keyboard in frustration. C++ code is pasted to the inside of the enclosure.


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